This Week in Frisco – Week of Monday, January 13, 2020

How’s your 2020 so far, Frisco? This Week in Frisco, you’ll find many ways to be out and about engaging with your community. Join a book club, connect with FISD, watch children’s theater, or support a local nonprofit. All of this and more…

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Monday, January 13

Community

Social Readers’ League: 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm, Frisco Public Library, 2nd floor Children’s Program room. Tweens in Functional Academics (FA) and Resource make connections, build friendships, and improve reading skills.


Tuesday, January 14

Community

Frisco ISD School Board: 6:30 pm, FISD Administration Bldg. A regular meeting of the Frisco ISD Board of Trustees. The Board will immediately go into closed session and resume open meeting at 7:30 pm for regular business.

Undead and Unread Book Club: 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm, Frisco Public Library, 3rd floor conference room. A discussion about science fiction and fantasy books. Join the discussion on GoodReads!

Arts and Entertainment

The Intersection of Arts and Sports: 11:30 am – 1:00 pm, hosted by Frisco Arts at the National Soccer Hall of Fame. An Arts Panel luncheon exploring the unique intersection of Arts + Sports. Buffet lunch and inspiring conversation featuring: Joe Trahan, WFAA Sports Anchor, Dan Hunt, President of FC Dallas, Barbara Mason, Artist/Owner of Dragonfly Studio Creations, Robert Casterline, Art Dealer/Owner of Casterline|Goodman Gallery. Please register in advance to secure admission.


Wednesday, January 15

Community

Independent Study and Mentorship (ISM) Research Showcase: 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm, Ford Center at The Star. Top students from ten FISD high schools will showcase their first semester of work and goals for the rest of the year. The event is open to the public.

College Series – FISD College Bound: 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm, FISD Admin Bldg. Part 2 of the college series, FISD Lead High School Counselors guide families through the college application process, timelines, and resources available for FISD students.

Classic Readers Book Club: 10:00 am – 11:00 am, Frisco Senior Center. This book club is open to all seniors interested in fiction and non-fiction. Join the discussion on GoodReads!

Write Club: 6:45 pm – 8:45 pm, Frisco Public Library, 4th floor. This local writers group provides critiques, support, and networking opportunities to both published and aspiring authors in all genres of writing. From blogger to novelist, all writers are welcome.


Thursday, January 16

Kids and Family

Little Red Riding Hood and the Wolf: 7:15 pm, Willow Bend Center of the Arts, presented by NTPA-Frisco. Mr. Wolf thinks he’s a match for Little Red Riding Hood and her three little piggy pals and gobbles up Grandma. But his hair raising antics will cost him!


Friday, January 17

Community

Martin Luther King, Jr Oration Scholarship Gala: 7:00 pm, Verona Villa. Dinner, dancing, and special performances. The finale will entail the top five Frisco ISD finalists competing for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place. This will be a night full of culture and celebrations. Note: This event may be sold out. Please refer to the host organization to confirm.

Kids and Family

Little Red Riding Hood and the Wolf: 7:15 pm, Willow Bend Center of the Arts, presented by NTPA-Frisco. Mr. Wolf thinks he’s a match for Little Red Riding Hood and her three little piggy pals and gobbles up Grandma. But his hair raising antics will cost him!

Sports

Texas Legends: 7:30 pm, Comerica Center. The Texas Legends take on the Agua Caliente Clippers.


Saturday, January 18

Shopping and Services

Frisco Fresh Market: 8:00 am – 4:00 pm. Come out to the Frisco Fresh Market every weekend! There’s always something fun planned for the kids and adults. Browse and shop local, high quality!

Kids and Family

Little Red Riding Hood and the Wolf: 2:15 pm and 5:15 pm showtimes, Willow Bend Center of the Arts, presented by NTPA-Frisco. Mr. Wolf thinks he’s a match for Little Red Riding Hood and her three little piggy pals and gobbles up Grandma. But his hair raising antics will cost him!

Arts and Entertainment

Nonprofit Law and Arts Workshop: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm, hosted by Frisco Arts at the Frisco School of Music and Performing Arts. Interested in learning more about how to set up a nonprofit? Have questions about nonprofit law and how it might pertain to your arts organization? Answers to these questions and more.

Sports

Texas Rangers Winter Caravan: 11:00 am – 1:00 pm, Dr Pepper Ballpark. Fans will have the opportunity to meet Rangers players and coaches, collect autographs, and enjoy a day of free family fun and festivities.


Sunday, January 19

Shopping and Services

Frisco Fresh Market: 8:00 am – 4:00 pm. Come out to the Frisco Fresh Market every weekend! There’s always something fun planned for the kids and adults. Browse and shop local, high quality!

Kids and Family

Little Red Riding Hood and the Wolf: 2:15 pm and 5:15 pm showtimes, Willow Bend Center of the Arts, presented by NTPA-Frisco. Mr. Wolf thinks he’s a match for Little Red Riding Hood and her three little piggy pals and gobbles up Grandma. But his hair raising antics will cost him!

Community

Frisco Heritage Center Third Sunday Open House: 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm. Free fun for all ages. Kids crafts and games, entertainment, live animals, working blacksmiths, and docent-guided tours. All historic buildings and the Frisco Heritage Museum open to the public free of charge.

Arts and Entertainment

Artist Showcase with Desmond Blair: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm, Lincoln Experience Center. An inspiring exhibition. Born with no fingers, Desmond’s work as a teacher, speaker, and painter embodies his transformative message: you too can become the master of your soul, and find passion in work and life—no matter the hurdles.


What MOVES You?

4424 Overbrook Celina 142243234424 Overbrook Dr, Celina, TX 75009: Fabulous home in Light Farms on huge lot. Immaculate curb appeal but inside is even better! Open floor plan. Beautiful wood flooring. Modern lighting/finishes…

7634 Nichols Dr Frisco 141077917634 Nichols Trl, Frisco, TX, 75036: Immaculate custom home! Gorgeous wood flooring, plantation shutters, beautiful lighting. Perfect family floorplan. Kitchen has large marble island w farm sink, built-in fridge, 6 burner cooktop, pot filler…

16416 Dry Creek Blvd Prosper 1420036616416 Dry Creek Blvd, Prosper, TX 75078: Beautiful family home inside and out! Clean stone edged landscaping. Gorgeous flooring, modern lighting, tons of natural light/arched entries…

14226933 12128 Toscana Frisco

12128 Toscana Way, Frisco, TX, 75035: Luxury Toll Brothers home on large lot in gated Latera. Backyard living at its finest! Wonderful for entertaining w open floor-plan that flows seamlessly. Kitchen w large granite island.

January Deals and Discounts

Beyond Studios: Join BEYOND Pilates for a Six Week Challenge proven to help you build lean muscle and lose fat, beginning Jan 19th. Have fun and shape up! NEW CLIENTS, $325 (includes 18 classes, body composition analysis and nutrition coaching). SIGN UP LINK.
Lone Star Plastic Surgery: Join us JANUARY 30th 4:30 – 7:30 pm for Lone Star Plastic Surgery’s open house featuring Dr. Zein Obagi’s latest ZO Skincare products, Botox specials, a sneak peek of the AccuTite skin tightening treatments, giveaways and more! RSVP to [email protected] or 214-937-4879.
Growing IQ: Book a FREE trial/assessment by Jan 20th and receive $50 off of registration, when you enroll in weekly math enrichment session.
Jungle Joe’s: Jungle Joe’s 2020 Double/Double Deal – Save Big On Admission! Buy two punch cards, get two FREE! Valid for 5-day or 10-day Punch Cards. Click here for details and to purchase yours today!
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Conquer Fitness and Performance: New Year’s 6 Week Challenge! Lose Fat, Get Stronger, and you could even win $500! Limited spots available, starts January 13th! Click here for details.
Culture A Day Spa: These Seasonal Services are Sensational! Enjoy an Artic Berry and Peppermint Facial, a Hot Stone Peppermint and Citrus Massage, and Holiday Glam Makeup Application through 1/31.
Dwell Yoga Studio: January Special — 3 for $30 is BACK! Give us a try – 3 classes for just $30. And — commit to your practice and SAVE! 3 Months Unlimited $270; 6 Months Unlimited $535
Frisco School of Music and Performing Arts: Brr it’s cold out there! Warm up with music and arts lessons! Last chance to receive $50 Off your membership. (New students only, one discount per family) Call or text today 214.436.4058
Gold Medal Pools: The Family Series Pool Package is here! Make your 2020 backyard dreams come true! Starting at just $190 per month, our family series pool packages will have you swimming by summer! Contact us today to get started!
Horizon Hot Yoga: Now through January 31st get a $59 intro month or $999 for a 12-month membership (includes mat and towel service). And get these deep discounts on Nutrition Services: 6 Sessions for $97.50; 10 Sessions for $147.50. Learn about our upcoming events here.
Mochas and Javas: Come enjoy our featured beverage: Handmade Peppermint Mocha Latte! YUM! And, HALF OFF all food items on the last Saturday of the month, Jan 25th!
Oasis Accents: Receive 20% off in-store art when you use the code ARTFIRST. (Excludes custom art.)
POParella’s Gourmet Popcorn and Treats: Flavors of the Month — Chipotle Chocolate and Cinnamon Orange Clove! Buy 1, get 1 FREE on any Half-POP (3 cup size). Free applies to equal or lesser value. Just mention this Lifestyle Frisco email! Expires 1/31/20. Also, Join our Loyalty Program from FiveStars.com for coupons and other savings.
Practical Fitness: Give us 1-hour a week and transform your body in 2020. 100% Private! In every session, we work only on your goals! January Special: Consultation + 4 Sessions for only $100. Easy! Just go to www.pracfit.com?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss and schedule your transformation!
Frisco RoughRiders: The Frisco RoughRiders are proud to offer one of the most exciting kid’s clubs in Frisco – the ‘Riders Kids Club, presented by InTouch Credit Union! FREE to all kids 12 and under; sign up now at RidersBaseball.com/KidsClub.
Rush Cycle: Get 25% off memberships in January!
UT Southwestern Frisco: Join us at medlDEAS Frisco where you can explore our new medical center with a family-friendly festival featuring hands-on health and science activities, food trucks, and more! Saturday, February 8, 2020 from 10 am – 2 pm. To learn more visit us at events.utsouthwestern.edu.


Get Ready For

Hack Your Career Day: January 25. The new year is the perfect time to plan a career boost, and Frisco Library has curated an impressive panel of experts to get you there. Learn more about Hack Your Career Day.

medIDEAS Frisco: February 8. Explore the new UT Southwestern Frisco medical center with a family-friendly festival featuring hands-on health and science activities, food trucks, and more!

Play Frisco’s Annual Daddy Daughter Dance: February 22. Lanterns will fill the sky as you’re transported to the Far East to experience the beauty and culture of one of the most incredible places in the world.

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